Quimper is a medieval town and a lovely place to meander. The town is crossed by the Odet, the most beautiful river in Brittany. Lose youself in the pretty backstreets ablaze with flowers and discover Saint Corentin Cathedral.
Quimper is also renowned for its « faïence » (a style of pottery). Discover the Faiencerie Henriot-Quimper, awarded the « Entreprise du patrimoine vivant » label, which makes and decorates all of its pieces by hand. Visit the pottery museum, Musée de la Faïence, and learn about the history and techniqual aspects of Quimper’s pottery.